Wayne J. Morgan, MD

Professor, Pediatrics
Program Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship
Research Scientist, A2DRC

Research Interest:

Asthma and wheezing illnesses in infants and children, cystic fibrosis; asthma epidemiology and pathophysiology; data safety monitoring board processes. 

Selected Publications


Voraphani N, Stern DA, Zhai J, et al. "The role of growth and nutrition in the early origins of spirometric restriction in adult life: a longitudinal, multicohort, population-based study." Lancet Respir Med. 2022;10(1):59-71. PMID: 34843665


Knobbe K, Partha M, Seckeler MD, et al. "Association Between Sleep Disturbances With Neurodevelopmental Problems and Decreased Health-Related Quality of Life in Children With Fontan Circulation." J Am Heart Assoc. 2021;10(21):e021749. PMCID: PMC8751823  PMID: 34668394

Cogen JD, Onchiri FM, Hamblett NMayer, Gibson RL, Morgan WJ, Rosenfeld M. "Association of Intensity of Antipseudomonal Antibiotic Therapy With Risk of Treatment-Emergent Organisms in Children With Cystic Fibrosis and Newly Acquired Pseudomonas Aeruginosa." Clin Infect Dis. 2021;73(6):987-993. PMID: 33693586

Daines CL, Morgan WJ. "The Future of Highly Effective Modulator Therapy in Cystic Fibrosis." Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2021;203(12):1453-1455. PMCID: PMC8483216 

Phipatanakul W, Mauger DT, Guilbert TW, et al. "Preventing asthma in high risk kids (PARK) with omalizumab: Design, rationale, methods, lessons learned and adaptation." Contemp Clin Trials. 2021;100:106228. PMCID: PMC7887056  PMID: 33242697

Konstan MW, Pasta DJ, VanDevanter DR, Wagener JS, Morgan WJ. "Epidemiologic Study of Cystic Fibrosis: 25 years of observational research." Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021;56(5):823-836.


Combs D, Edgin JO, Klewer S, et al. "OSA and Neurocognitive Impairment in Children With Congenital Heart Disease." Chest. 2020;158(3):1208-1217. PMCID: PMC7478226  PMID: 32222588

Hoppe JE, Hinds DM, Colborg A, et al. "Oral antibiotic prescribing patterns for treatment of pulmonary exacerbations in two large pediatric CF centers." Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55(12):3400-3406.

Sanders DB, Ostrenga JS, Rosenfeld M, et al. "Predictors of pulmonary exacerbation treatment in cystic fibrosis." J Cyst Fibros. 2020;19(3):407-414. PMCID: PMC6940539  PMID: 31257102

Guerra S, Lombardi E, Stern DA, et al. "Fetal Origins of Asthma: A Longitudinal Study from Birth to Age 36 Years." Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2020. PMID: 32649838

Wagener JS, VanDevanter DR, Konstan MW, Pasta DJ, Millar SJ, Morgan WJ. "Lung function changes before and after pulmonary exacerbation antimicrobial treatment in cystic fibrosis." Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55(3):828-834.


Zhai J, Insel M, Addison KJ, et al. "Club Cell Secretory Protein Deficiency Leads to Altered Lung Function." Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2019;199(3):302-312. PMCID: PMC6363971  PMID: 30543455


Gerhart KD, Stern DA, Guerra S, Morgan WJ, Martinez FD, Wright AL. "Protective effect of breastfeeding on recurrent cough in adulthood." Thorax. 2018;73(9):833-839.

Zhai J, Stern DA, Sherrill DL, et al. "Trajectories and Early Determinants of Circulating CC16 from Birth to Age 32 Years." Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2018;198(2):267-270. PMCID: PMC6058982  PMID: 29485918

Fitzpatrick AM, Bacharier LB, Guilbert TW, et al. "Phenotypes of Recurrent Wheezing in Preschool Children: Identification by Latent Class Analysis and Utility in Prediction of Future Exacerbation." J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018.

Vasquez MM, Sherrill DL, LeVan TD, Morgan WJ, Sisson JH, Guerra S. "Persistent light to moderate alcohol intake and lung function: A longitudinal study." Alcohol. 2018;67:65-71. PMCID: PMC5826814  PMID: 29396309

Hiranrattana A, Stern DA, Guerra S, et al. "sensitisation at age 6 years is associated with subsequent airway hyper-responsiveness in non-asthmatics." Thorax. 2018;73(12):1170-1173.